Anton Family History

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Anton Name Meaning

From Anton, a vernacular form of Latin Antonius (see Anthony) in Spanish (Antón), German, Swedish, Czech (Anton or Anton, short forms of Antonín), and several other languages.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Antoni, Antos, Antoon, Anthon, Antol, Manton, Acton, Antony, Danton

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Anton Family Origin

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Anton Family Occupations

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Anton family was Joiner. The most common Anton occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Anton's were Farmers. Farmer, Annuitant and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anton.

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  • Farmer

  • Annuitant

  • Boot Maker

  • Joiner


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Anton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Anton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Anton. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Anton. For the veterans among your Anton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anton Life Expectancy

What is the average Anton lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Anton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Anton in 1944 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anton ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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